Harlem Book Fair Award Winner Brooke Obie On The Danny Tisdale Show (Audio)

Brooke Obie, this years Harlem Book Fair 2017 Wheatley Award winner for her Book of Addis, and Danny Tisdale host of The Danny Tisdale Show have a great conversation about the Wheatley Award, the support of family, her fave place in Harlem and more. Continue Reading →

Join The Harlem Book Fair 2016, The Nations Flagship Black Literary Event

harlem_book_fair_2014The Harlem Book Fair is the United State’s largest African-American book fair and the nation’s flagship Black literary event. Continue Reading →

A New Bookstore Opens In Harlem (update)

revoltuion booksHarlem has always been a hub for “alternative” politics from Marcus GraceyCanada Lee to Liberation Books and more, so its no surprise that a bookstore that call itself “the center of a movement for revolution,” has swapped its Chelsea digs for Lenox Avenue because of escalating rent. Continue Reading →

Today’s Harlem Style For The Summer Stroll

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Ever-the evolving style chameleon, the Harlem woman can take a prep turn in a plaid rolled up long sleeve shirt dress on her way to Chéri French Bistro on Lenox Avenue. Continue Reading →

Harlem Book Fair Authors Discuss Race On C-Span’s Book TV

022DPL7857-Pamela Newkirk-LCoinciding with the surge of awareness around the killings of unarmed black men, Pamela Newkirk (pictured), author of Spectacle: The Astonishing Life of Ota Benga, and author Sherilynn Ifill (On the Courthouse Lawn: Confronting the Legacy of Lynching in the 21st Century), a regular political and election night commentator on both national and local television. Continue Reading →